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Scary Cybersecurity Stories from Black Talon Security

Scary Cybersecurity Stories from Black Talon Security

In the most recent episode of the Help Me With HIPAA podcast, Donna and David interviewed Gary Salman, the CEO of Black Talon Security.  By the end of the episode, David was using a paper sack to help keep himself from hyperventilating.  He said it was because of all...

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Patches Are Not Just For Our Knees

Patches Are Not Just For Our Knees

If you have not heard the lead-in to the “HIPAA Say What!?!” part of the podcast, you are missing out!  That alone is worth a listen. In episode 268, David and Donna answer a question from a listener from Canada. Does this now make Donna and David an international...

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Gratis… Libre… Nada… Zilch… Free

Gratis… Libre… Nada… Zilch… Free

Who would not want help with their security awareness training?  If that did not grab your attention, how about this... Who would not want FREE help with their security awareness training?  But wait, there’s more...This FREE security awareness training isn’t just for...

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Halloween in July

Halloween in July

Episode 260 of the Help Me With HIPAA podcast is packed full of things you should be worried about. I tried to come up with a softer line to ease you into this episode, but it just kept coming around to you better listen, and listen now.  Just for starters, if you are...

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What a Wonderful World it Could Be

What a Wonderful World it Could Be

Cybersecurity is everyone's job. This was the message and the title of a guidebook from the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) team, a subgroup led by NIST, published in 2018.  Listen to what Donna and David have to say about this guidebook in...

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BAAs are just paperwork… so just sign it, right?   NO!!!

BAAs are just paperwork… so just sign it, right? NO!!!

How many times have you just signed an agreement because you trust the company by name?  The company is well known and it has been in business for a long time, it must have all the contracts i’s dotted and t’s crossed, right?  Well, signer beware!  In episode 233 of...

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No Better Time to Get Started

Privacy and security programs require persistent care and monitoring. There will never be a better time to get started.